Avoid the Slips, Trips and Falls of Winter

Avoid the Slips, Trips and Falls of Winter

As I sit in my office during the winter months and look at the parking lot, I witness daily instances of near misses from people slipping on ice and snow. And it just so happens that slips, trips, and falls are one of our most frequent types of injury.   The Risks of...
Top 10 Priorities for the Distribution Industry

Top 10 Priorities for the Distribution Industry

Each year, the American Transportation Research Institute publishes its paper on critical issues in the trucking industry. These annual surveys help us understand the state of truck driving in the U.S. and how we can implement strategies to address these challenges....
Life on the Road with Dot Transportation

Life on the Road with Dot Transportation

Ever wondered what it’s like to drive for Dot? Let a couple of our drivers tell you themselves! While they are both Class A CDL regional company drivers for Dot, Susan and Jonathon have very different truck driver schedules and job types. Check out what they...
Veteran Spotlight: Jim Penton

Veteran Spotlight: Jim Penton

By Roger H. Still, Asst. Transportation Manager At Dot, we honor and respect military veterans. We’ve increased the number of veterans hired to Dot Transportation tenfold in the last ten years. Here is another feature of just one of our amazing veterans in truck...